Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1986 FORD TAURUS

NHTSA Campaign Number: 86V039000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: TAURUS

Year: 1986

Component:
VISIBILITY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19860101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19860201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4700

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19860305

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19860310

Date Added To File: 19860314

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 205

Defect Summary:
THE RIGHT QUARTER WINDOWS MAY CONTAIN GLASS WHICH WAS IMPROPERLY TEMPERED. THIS GLASS MAY YIELD PIECES LARGER THAN THE MAXIMUM ALLOWED BY FMVSS 205, GLAZING MATERIAL. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IN CASE OF AN ACCIDENT THESE LARGE PIECES OF GLASS MAY SERIOUSLY INJURE THE OCCUPANTS OF THE CAR.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THE QUARTER WINDOWS CONTAINING DATE CODE 5 AF.